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PEGASIS
 
Greek Name Transliteration Latin Spelling Translation
Πηγασις Pêgasis Pegasis Of the Spring (pêgê)

PEGASIS was a Naiad Nymph of a spring of the River Grenikos (Grenicus) in the Troad (north-western Anatolia).

PARENTS

GRENIKOS (Quintus Smyrnaeus 3.300)

OFFSPRING

ATYMNIOS (by Emathion) (Quintus Smyrnaeus 3.300)


Quintus Smyrnaeus, Fall of Troy 3. 300 ff (trans. Way) (Greek epic C4th A.D.) :
"Atymnios [who was an ally of the Trojans in the Trojan War], the goodly son whom Pegasis the bright-haired Nymphe had borne to strong Emathion by Granikos' (Granicus') stream."


Sources:

  • Quintus Smyrnaeus, Fall of Troy - Greek Epic C4th AD